Next round coming up in June impacting technical teams. Omaha impacted but not Dallas due local management group protection. Buildings being sold at various locations, continuance upon site closures progressing, etc. Still think it’s not going to... read more
Topics regarding layoffs at West Corp.
Layoffs are occurring - ongoing - not just in larger numbers. Strategic positions are being eliminated with the goal of eventually shutting down specific sites. If you work at a facility that is becoming emptier and emptier, think about it - who is... read more
Seriously folks, where are you getting your information? So far I've seen here that layoffs should be expected in June July, August and September. Will there be anybody left when that's all over? The only layoffs I have heard about from other sources... read more
People endured multiple years of no or 1 to 3 percent raises are being walked out. Friends I've worked with 20 years being shown the door. Dont work here. Upper management keep profits with little to nothing going to workers.
I know there are more layoffs coming in September, so I am not asking about long term. I'm just wondering if layoffs that have been happening for the past two days are finally over and done with, or can we expect more notifications today or even next... read more
Layoffs started yesterday at the West Point site and there is a rumor there are more today and more coming in September.
More layoffs will soon occur as new owners Apollo Global Management (AGM) continue driving downward trend of team members. AGM enforces spend less attitude knowing aging equipment causing traffic instability, if West customers only knew. As you walk... read more
Anyone know anything? What’s new they don’t talk about?
Benefits are getting a hatchet job starting with 401k, it wouldn't surprise me if they start cutting PTO and switching to high deductible health plans here soon. The executive level is getting filled with people that have worked at First Data, so it... read more
I’ve been an employee of West (formerly InterCall) for almost 20 years. This is a time of complete uncertainty. We have no idea of our 3rd quarter or 4th quarter numbers as we are no longer public. Gone are the days of company wide conference calls... read more
Heard that total number of layoffs in this 3rd or possibly now 4th round was 220+ corporate wide late Oct / early Nov. There were 2 rounds in May / June of a couple hundred and sporatic firings and forced early retirements since. But all the execs... read more
Two managers were let go in the conferencing call center in newnan ga on Friday Nov 3 2017. The entire center will close effective Dec 31 2017. Multiple departments in this center have employees being let go in Dec. The rest must make a decision... read more
How come that we cannot find any reasonable rumor or info about layoffs in Omaha.
Bring on the boxes and layoffs !!
So quiet .... to quiet regarding this sell!!!
Anyone have any updates as of 7/26/2017? They are being very quiet about what's happening.
Rumor is Apollo visit next week to start clearing house and letting people go with the pink slips.. upper management is safe... everyone else ... look out
Better get out while still can before just come into work and closed for business on the door. Time will be coming on fast for the lights to be turned out for good on West Corp
Oh, its Reduction In Force! Got the memo on 6/16/17- Omaha has gotten out the vacuum cleaner and has started cleaning house. Start bringing your personal effects home now! It'll be much easier to bring less home when you're pink slipped.
Rumor out of Apollo ... going to come in and shut off the lights in Omaha right after the 4th Q
Start boxing up personal items. You will be getting the pink slip in 60 days
Better get resumes ready to go out company and world wide after tomorrow
Apollo Global in advanced talks to buy West Corp, say sources: Reuters •April 28, 2017 •By Reuters News Private equity firm Apollo Global Management LLC is in advanced negotiations to acquire U.S. telephone conferencing services provider West Corp... read more
If you really want to know about layoffs just ask your manager or supervisor - see what happens, always works at least in Omaha.
Layoffs in sales, company is outsourcing positions to India
What is the likelihood of West layoffs in Omaha in 2016? Please let me know if you have any information.